Modena Tourism, Italy

Visit Modena - Best of Modena

Modena, Italy is a beautiful place where the ancient blends with the modern. A city where a Romanesque architecture cathedral goes hand in hand with a museum dedicated to Ferrari cars. Situated on the south side of Po Valley, the city is a gastronomic delight and is known for its Balsamic vinegar production. Include a trip to the vinegar museum in your Modena travel itinerary.

Hometown of Enzo Ferrari and famous Italian tenor (opera singer)Luciano Pavorotti, the city has a lot on offer for travellers. Boasting of many UNESCO World Heritage sites, this picturesque city is famous for its stunning cathedrals, marvellous architecture and informative museums. While on your Italia tour, include the city of Modena in your travel plan.

Modena Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Modena tips for your visit

  • Don't travel by private/ rented cars in the historic centre. It is a Vehicle restricted area. Entering without appropriate permissions is a punishable offence. Instead, explore the area on foot.
  • Do buy locally prepared Balsamic vinegar for yourself and your loved ones.
  • Pack a raincoat/ umbrella. You don’t want to be caught unawares by sudden showers.

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Facts and Stats for Modena*

  • Pollution Statistics in Modena

    Know the pollution level of Modena before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Modena: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Modena for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Modena.

    • Burglary and Theft 55.36 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.79 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.14 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.08 (Moderate)
  • Living in Modena - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 57.71 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.99 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 56.42 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.8 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.07 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.87 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Modena

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Modena

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.57 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 105.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 104.63 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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